n.1.One who remonstrates in opposition or answer to a remonstrant.
They did the synod wrong to make this distinction of contraremonstrants and remonstrants.
- Hales.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Contraremonstrant seeing this will not by no means consent to the laying on the of the hundredth penny, nor of making an offensive warre, or scarce think of putting the army into the field this yeare other then for defence.
of the towne, there are but 8 of the Contraremonstrants, all the rest being Arminians and the common people of the towne against them." Israel, "Frederick Henry," 10.